Abstract. Department of radiology Chkalov (formerly Orenburg) medical Institute was established in the year of Foundation of the regional oncologic dispensary in 1946. In 1956, it was headed by the first Professor radiologist A.V. Grigorieva. Heads of Department was a soldier-a decorated associate Professor L.I. Temkin; after combining with the course of Oncology ― associate Professor B.D. Ryabov, Professor A.A. Shtil. Currently the Department is headed by Professor A.G. Schekhtman. The main scientific directions of the Department ― improvement of methods of intravital imaging in tumors of various localizations, the development of microsurgical techniques during surgical interventions, the introduction of endoscopic techniques for the treatment of malignant neoplasms, palliative care in Oncology. In unworthy time the Department employs 14 people, including 3 doctors of medical Sciences, Professor.
Key words: department of radiology, oncology; history, cancer.
Orenburg State Medical University, Orenburg
Shekhtman A.G. ― head of the department of radiation diagnosis, radiation therapy, оncology of the Orenburg State Medical University
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